RubyGems.org (née Gemcutter)
The Ruby community's gem host.
- Provide a better API for dealing with gems
- Create more transparent and accessible project pages
- Enable the community to improve and enhance the site
RubyGems.org is made possible through a partnership with the greater Ruby community. Ruby Central covers infrastructure costs, Fastly provides bandwidth and CDN support, and Ruby Together funds ongoing development and maintenance. Learn more about our sponsors and how they work together.
Support RubyGems ongoing maintenance by becoming a member of Ruby Together, and ensure that RubyGems.org, Bundler, and other shared tooling is around for years to come.
Please follow our contribution guidelines.
To get setup, please check out the Development Setup.
Our deployment process is documented on the wiki as well, there's a multi-step Checklist to run through.
Also please take note of our Code of Conduct.
If you have any trouble or questions getting set up please create an issue on this repository and we'll be happy to help!
RubyGems.org consists of a few major parts:
- Rails app: To manage users and allow others to view gems, etc.
- Gem processor: Handles incoming gems and storing them in Amazon S3 (production) or
on the filesystem in
RubyGems.org uses the MIT license. Please check the LICENSE file for more details.